The Separation of Acid-Consuming Minerals from Pitchblende by Flotation

CIM Bulletin, 1963

Previous papers (1, 2) pertaining to the treatment of uranium-bearing ores were concerned with the flotation of the radioactive minerals. In this investigation, the application of flotation to the removal of acid-consuming minerals from uranium ores was considered.
Keywords: Acid, Carbonate, carbonates, Eldorado Mining and Refining Limited, Fatty Acid, pitchblende, Port Radium Ore, sodium tripolyphosphate, flotation, Ore, Ores, Reagents, uranium